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May 31, 2020 12:00PMCalender

Pavel Petrovich Sokolov-Skalua (Russian, 1899-1961) Picnic

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3390B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 31, 2020 12:00PM


Pavel Petrovich Sokolov-Skalua (Russian, 1899-1961)

Signed, inscribed, and dated "...1956..." in Cyrillic on the reverse, identified and titled in Cyrillic on a label from an unidentified Combine in Russia affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 34 3/4 x 27 in. (88.2 x 68.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Lifting and losses primarily to l.l. quadrant, minor craquelure.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

The largest loss is about 1 inch and is in the purple dress of the seated woman. Most losses are smaller (see images with ruler).

The framed measures 42 x 34 1/4 x 2 in.

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Pavel Petrovich Sokolov